Using the Windows Command Shutdown.Exe, you can turn off your PC remotely. Here’s the syntax for shutdown.exe;

Usage: shutdown [-i | -l | -s | -r | -a] [-f] [-m \\computername] [-t xx] [-c “comment”] [-d up:xx:yy]

No args            Display this message (same as -?)
-i            Display GUI interface, must be the first option
-l            Log off (cannot be used with -m option)
-s            Shutdown the computer
-r            Shutdown and restart the computer
-a            Abort a system shutdown
-m \\computername    Remote computer to shutdown/restart/abort
-t xx            Set timeout for shutdown to xx seconds
-c “comment”        Shutdown comment (maximum of 127 characters)
-f            Forces running applications to close without warning
-d [u][p]:xx:yy        The reason code for the shutdown
u is the user code
p is a planned shutdown code
xx is the major reason code (positive integer less than 256)
yy is the minor reason code (positive integer less than 65536)

To shutdown the computer with an IP Address of, Go to command prompt and type;

shutdown.exe -s -f -m \\ -t 30


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